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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Miami

Code SSC31048 (SSC)
People 6,364
Male 3,088
Female 3,276
Median age 36
Families 1,481
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 3,339
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,094
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,364 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,088 48.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,276 51.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 105 1.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,364 people in Miami (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 359 5.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 268 4.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 245 3.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 302 4.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 553 8.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 683 10.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 600 9.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 549 8.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 409 6.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 381 6.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 381 6.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 366 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 380 6.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 257 4.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 222 3.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 156 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 138 2.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 116 1.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Miami (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,938 35.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 189 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 623 11.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 301 5.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,446 44.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Miami (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 35.3% were married and 14.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Miami (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,611 35.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 613 13.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,337 51.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Miami (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 35.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Miami (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 70 3.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 200 10.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 40 2.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 66 3.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 115 5.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 33 1.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 63 3.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 150 7.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 291 15.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 47 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 865 44.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,940 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Miami (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.8% were in primary school, 10.9% in secondary school and 22.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Miami % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,225 66.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,500 27.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 469 8.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 328 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,218 58.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Miami (State Suburbs), 58.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Miami % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Miami % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,874 55.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,059 31.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 219 6.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 233 6.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,385 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,385 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Miami (State Suburbs). Of these 55.4% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 6.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 340 10.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 300 9.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 418 13.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 546 17.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,328 42.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Miami (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Miami (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 618 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,413 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,094 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Miami (State Suburbs) was $618.

Travel to work, top responses Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,693 67.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,166 21.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 497 9.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 781 14.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Miami (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.2% provided care for children and 9.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Miami % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,436 26.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,388 25.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 549 10.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 321 5.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Miami (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.8% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 660 44.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 488 32.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 300 20.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 2.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Miami (State Suburbs), 32.9% were couple families with children, 44.5% were couple families without children and 20.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Miami (State Suburbs) 19.5% of single parents were male and 80.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,022 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,204 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Miami (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,204 and those without children was $2,022.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 265 23.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 67 5.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 240 20.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 130 11.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 67 5.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 198 17.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 96 8.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 86 7.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Miami (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 20.9% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,538 86.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 392 13.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Miami (State Suburbs), 86.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 851 33.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 891 35.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 780 30.7 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Miami (State Suburbs), 33.5% were separate houses, 35.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 30.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 0.7 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 179 7.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,022 40.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 924 36.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 327 12.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 68 2.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Miami (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 40.3% had 2 bedrooms and 36.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 619 24.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 747 29.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,083 42.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 3.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Miami (State Suburbs), 24.4% were owned outright, 29.4% were owned with a mortgage and 42.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,458 57.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 803 31.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 275 10.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Miami (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.5% were family households, 31.7% were single person households and 10.8% were group households.

Household income Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Miami (State Suburbs), 26.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.8 -- 11.9 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 9.7 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Miami % Queensland % Australia %
None 241 9.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,005 39.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 869 34.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 316 12.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 107 4.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Miami (State Suburbs), 39.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 106 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 56 52.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 50 47.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Miami (State Suburbs), there were 106 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 56 (or 52.8%) were male and 50 (or 47.2%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 916 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Miami (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $916.

Mortgage and rent Miami % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,247 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Miami (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,247.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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